Nosha Farhadfar

Nosha Farhadfar, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-7766

About Nosha Farhadfar

Nosha Farhadfar, MD, is an assistant professor of medicine in the division of hematology. She received her internal medicine degree from Winthrop University Hospital and went on to complete a fellowship in hematology-oncology at the Winthrop University Hospital, serving as a chief fellow. She then completed a blood and marrow transplant fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

Board certified in internal medicine and oncology, Dr. Farhadfar’s clinical interests include evaluation and management of patients with hematologic malignances, blood and bone marrow transplantation and treatment of graft-versus-host disease.

Dr. Farhadfar’s expertise and research interests focus on management of acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease and late effects of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Professional Memberships: American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation.

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine
Subspecialties
  • Hematology
  • Hematology and Oncology
  • Oncology
Areas of Interest
  • Bone marrow transplant

Research Profile

Publications

2021
Bortezomib-Based Induction Is Associated with Superior Outcomes in Light Chain Amyloidosis Patients Treated with Autologous Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Regardless of Plasma Cell Burden.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(3):264.e1-264.e7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2020.11.018. [PMID] 33781533.
2021
Community health status and outcomes after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation in the United States.
Cancer. 127(4):609-618 [DOI] 10.1002/cncr.33232. [PMID] 33085090.
2021
Correction to: Hematopoietic cell transplantation utilization and outcomes for primary plasma cell leukemia in the current era.
Leukemia. 35(7) [DOI] 10.1038/s41375-021-01304-3. [PMID] 34091601.
2021
Correction to: Hematopoietic cell transplantation utilization and outcomes for primary plasma cell leukemia in the current era.
Leukemia. 35(6) [DOI] 10.1038/s41375-021-01233-1. [PMID] 33782538.
2021
Correction to: Impact of depth of clinical response on outcomes of acute myeloid leukemia patients in first complete remission who undergo allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.
Bone marrow transplantation. 56(9) [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-021-01353-3. [PMID] 34017072.
2021
Correction: Impact of autologous blood transfusion after bone marrow harvest on unrelated donor’s health and outcome: a CIBMTR analysis.
Bone marrow transplantation. 56(2) [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-020-0963-9. [PMID] 32514157.
2021
Fludarabine and Melphalan Compared with Reduced Doses of Busulfan and Fludarabine Improves Transplant Outcomes in Older MDS Patients.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.08.007. [PMID] 34403791.
2021
Gut Microbiota Dysbiosis Associated with Persistent Fatigue in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Survivors.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(6):498.e1-498.e8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.02.017. [PMID] 33775619.
2021
Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Practice Predictions for the Year 2023.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(2):183.e1-183.e7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.10.006. [PMID] 33045387.
2021
Impact of depth of clinical response on outcomes of acute myeloid leukemia patients in first complete remission who undergo allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.
Bone marrow transplantation. 56(9):2108-2117 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-021-01261-6. [PMID] 33864019.
2021
Impact of Pretransplantation Renal Dysfunction on Outcomes after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(5):410-422 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.02.030. [PMID] 33775617.
2021
Microbiota phylogenic analysis revealed decreased abundance of Faecalibacterium prausnitzii, an anti-inflammatory commensal bacterium, in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease.
Hematology/oncology and stem cell therapy. 14(3):263-265 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hemonc.2021.03.004. [PMID] 33785388.
2021
National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Project on Criteria for Clinical Trials in Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease: IIa. The 2020 Clinical Implementation and Early Diagnosis Working Group Report.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(7):545-557 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.03.033. [PMID] 33839317.
2021
National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Project on Criteria for Clinical Trials in Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease: IIb. The 2020 Preemptive Therapy Working Group Report.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(8):632-641 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.03.029. [PMID] 33836313.
2021
National Marrow Donor Program-Sponsored Multicenter, Phase II Trial of HLA-Mismatched Unrelated Donor Bone Marrow Transplantation Using Post-Transplant Cyclophosphamide.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 39(18):1971-1982 [DOI] 10.1200/JCO.20.03502. [PMID] 33905264.
2021
Phase II Trial of Costimulation Blockade With Abatacept for Prevention of Acute GVHD.
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. 39(17):1865-1877 [DOI] 10.1200/JCO.20.01086. [PMID] 33449816.
2021
Real-world experience of carfilzomib-associated cardiovascular adverse events: SEER-Medicare data set analysis.
Cancer medicine. 10(1):70-78 [DOI] 10.1002/cam4.3568. [PMID] 33169938.
2021
Return to Work Among Young Adult Survivors of Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in the United States.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(8):679.e1-679.e8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.04.013. [PMID] 33895402.
2021
The Effect of Donor Graft Cryopreservation on Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Outcomes: A Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research Analysis. Implications during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Transplantation and cellular therapy. 27(6):507-516 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtct.2021.03.015. [PMID] 33865804.
2021
Venetoclax and decitabine for treatment of relapsed T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A case report and review of literature.
Hematology/oncology and stem cell therapy. 14(3):246-251 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hemonc.2019.10.002. [PMID] 32199933.
2020
A Personalized Prediction Model for Outcomes after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(11):2139-2146 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.08.003. [PMID] 32781289.
2020
African Americans with translocation t(11;14) have superior survival after autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma in comparison with Whites in the United States.
Cancer. 127(1):82-92 [DOI] 10.1002/cncr.33208. [PMID] 32966625.
2020
Age no bar: A CIBMTR analysis of elderly patients undergoing autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple myeloma.
Cancer. 126(23):5077-5087 [DOI] 10.1002/cncr.33171. [PMID] 32965680.
2020
Association of Reduced-Intensity Conditioning Regimens With Overall Survival Among Patients With Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Undergoing Allogeneic Transplant.
JAMA oncology. 6(7):1011-1018 [DOI] 10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.1278. [PMID] 32496525.
2020
Baseline Gut Microbiota Composition Is Associated with Major Infections Early after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(11):2001-2010 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.07.023. [PMID] 32717434.
2020
Clinical predictors of delayed engraftment in autologous hematopoietic cell transplant recipients.
Hematology/oncology and stem cell therapy. 13(1):23-31 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hemonc.2019.08.003. [PMID] 31629722.
2020
Collection of Peripheral Blood Progenitor Cells in 1 Day Is Associated with Decreased Donor Toxicity Compared to 2 Days in Unrelated Donors.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(6):1210-1217 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.02.011. [PMID] 32088366.
2020
Dietary Intake and Diet Quality of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Survivors.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(6):1154-1159 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.02.017. [PMID] 32105830.
2020
Global Metabolomics in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Recipients Discordant for Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(10):1803-1810 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.06.014. [PMID] 32592859.
2020
Graft-versus-host disease of the kidney.
Hematology/oncology and stem cell therapy. 13(3):178-179 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hemonc.2019.01.003. [PMID] 30807739.
2020
Hematopoietic cell transplantation utilization and outcomes for primary plasma cell leukemia in the current era.
Leukemia. 34(12):3338-3347 [DOI] 10.1038/s41375-020-0830-0. [PMID] 32313109.
2020
Impact of autologous blood transfusion after bone marrow harvest on unrelated donor’s health and outcome: a CIBMTR analysis.
Bone marrow transplantation. 55(11):2121-2131 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-020-0911-8. [PMID] 32355289.
2020
Incidence, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Patients Who Develop Mucosal Barrier Injury-Laboratory Confirmed Bloodstream Infections in the First 100 Days After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant.
JAMA network open. 3(1) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.18668. [PMID] 31913492.
2020
Late effects after ablative allogeneic stem cell transplantation for adolescent and young adult acute myeloid leukemia.
Blood advances. 4(6):983-992 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2019001126. [PMID] 32168378.
2020
Outcomes of rituximab-BEAM versus BEAM conditioning regimen in patients with diffuse large B cell lymphoma undergoing autologous transplantation.
Cancer. 126(10):2279-2287 [DOI] 10.1002/cncr.32752. [PMID] 32049359.
2020
Pre-Transplant Marital Status and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Outcomes
Current oncology (Toronto, Ont.). 27(6):e596-e606 [DOI] 10.3747/co.27.6327. [PMID] 33380875.
2020
Predictors of Loss to Follow-Up Among Pediatric and Adult Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Survivors: A Report from the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(3):553-561 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2019.11.003. [PMID] 31726205.
2020
Reduced intensity conditioning for acute myeloid leukemia using melphalan- vs busulfan-based regimens: a CIBMTR report.
Blood advances. 4(13):3180-3190 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2019001266. [PMID] 32663298.
2020
Risk Factors for Graft-versus-Host Disease in Haploidentical Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Using Post-Transplant Cyclophosphamide.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(8):1459-1468 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.05.001. [PMID] 32434056.
2020
Subsequent neoplasms and late mortality in children undergoing allogeneic transplantation for nonmalignant diseases.
Blood advances. 4(9):2084-2094 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2019000839. [PMID] 32396620.
2020
The Role of Donor Lymphocyte Infusion (DLI) in Post-Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (HCT) Relapse for Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) in the Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor (TKI) Era.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 26(6):1137-1143 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2020.02.006. [PMID] 32062061.
2020
Weighty choices: selecting optimal G-CSF doses for stem cell mobilization to optimize yield.
Blood advances. 4(4):706-716 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2019000923. [PMID] 32092138.
2019
A genomics-informed computational biology platform prospectively predicts treatment responses in AML and MDS patients.
Blood advances. 3(12):1837-1847 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2018028316. [PMID] 31208955.
2019
Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation provides effective salvage despite refractory disease or failed prior autologous transplant in angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma: a CIBMTR analysis.
Journal of hematology & oncology. 12(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s13045-018-0696-z. [PMID] 30630534.
2019
Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Male Germ Cell Tumors: Improved Outcomes Over 3 Decades.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 25(6):1099-1106 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2019.02.015. [PMID] 30794931.
2019
Correction: Non-GVHD ocular complications after hematopoietic cell transplantation: expert review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the CIBMTR and Transplant Complications Working Party of the EBMT.
Bone marrow transplantation. 54(5):782-783 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-019-0472-x. [PMID] 30809032.
2019
Non-Graft-versus-Host Disease Ocular Complications after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Expert Review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research and the Transplant Complications Working Party of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 25(5):e145-e154 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.11.033. [PMID] 30521975.
2019
Non-GVHD ocular complications after hematopoietic cell transplantation: expert review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the CIBMTR and Transplant Complications Working Party of the EBMT.
Bone marrow transplantation. 54(5):648-661 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-018-0339-6. [PMID] 30531955.
2019
Ocular Graft-versus-Host Disease after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Expert Review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research and Transplant Complications Working Party of the European Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 25(2):e46-e54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.11.021. [PMID] 30481594.
2019
Ocular graft-versus-host disease after hematopoietic cell transplantation: Expert review from the Late Effects and Quality of Life Working Committee of the CIBMTR and Transplant Complications Working Party of the EBMT.
Bone marrow transplantation. 54(5):662-673 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-018-0340-0. [PMID] 30531954.
2019
Outcomes of haploidentical vs matched sibling transplantation for acute myeloid leukemia in first complete remission.
Blood advances. 3(12):1826-1836 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2019000050. [PMID] 31201170.
2019
The Concentration of Total Nucleated Cells in Harvested Bone Marrow for Transplantation Has Decreased over Time.
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 25(7):1325-1330 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bbmt.2019.01.034. [PMID] 30716454.
2018
Outcomes of Medicare-age eligible NHL patients receiving RIC allogeneic transplantation: a CIBMTR analysis.
Blood advances. 2(8):933-940 [DOI] 10.1182/bloodadvances.2018018531. [PMID] 29685953.
2018
Thyroid dysfunction in adult hematopoietic cell transplant survivors: risks and outcomes.
Bone marrow transplantation. 53(8):977-982 [DOI] 10.1038/s41409-018-0109-5. [PMID] 29410547.
2017
Minimal residual disease by either flow cytometry or cytogenetics prior to an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant is associated with poor outcome in acute myeloid leukemia.
Blood cancer journal. 7(12) [DOI] 10.1038/s41408-017-0007-x. [PMID] 29176662.
2016
Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation for Myelofibrosis: A Practical Review.
Journal of oncology practice. 12(7):611-21 [DOI] 10.1200/JOP.2016.013268. [PMID] 27407157.
2016
New monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Leukemia research. 49:13-21 [DOI] 10.1016/j.leukres.2016.07.009. [PMID] 27521873.
2016
Overview of the progress on haploidentical hematopoietic transplantation.
World journal of transplantation. 6(4):665-674 [DOI] 10.5500/wjt.v6.i4.665. [PMID] 28058216.
2016
Treatment of Myelofibrosis: A Moving Target.
Cancer journal (Sudbury, Mass.). 22(1):51-61 [DOI] 10.1097/PPO.0000000000000169. [PMID] 26841017.
2014
Commercial laboratory testing of excision repair cross-complementation group 1 expression in non-small cell lung cancer.
The oncologist. 19(5):459-65 [DOI] 10.1634/theoncologist.2013-0311. [PMID] 24705979.

Grants

Sep 2018 – Jul 2021
Developing the Biobehavioral Foundation for Self-Management of Psychoneurological Symptoms in Hematopoietic Cell Transplant (HCT) Survivors
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NINR
Apr 2017 – Jun 2021
OoR CTSI Institutional Matching Support
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS
Feb 2015 ACTIVE
UF Health Cancer Center Pilot Project Grants funded through the Florida Consortium of National Cancer Institute Centers Program
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF HEALTH SHANDS HOSPITAL

Education

Fellowship – Hematology
2016 · Mayo Clinic
Fellowship – Hematology & Oncology
2015 · Winthrop University Hospital
Residency – Internal Medicine/Family Practice
2012 · Winthrop University Hospital
Medical School
2009 · St. Matthew's University – Grand Cayman

Contact Details

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